Nov 17, 2016

The sinkhole in Fukuoka

Authorities need to find out exactly why a huge sinkhole formed in Fukuoka, and how to keep the same problem from happening again.

Utilities knocked out by huge Fukuoka sinkhole restored

Nov 13, 2016

Utilities knocked out by huge Fukuoka sinkhole restored

Utilities severed by a massive sinkhole that opened up last week beneath a major street in central Fukuoka were completely restored by Sunday. Repairs to damaged sewage pipes was completed Saturday night, and damage to NTT Corp. communications lines were also fixed. All together, ...

Work continues to fill huge sinkhole in center of Fukuoka

Nov 9, 2016

Work continues to fill huge sinkhole in center of Fukuoka

Construction workers continued work in downtown Fukuoka on Wednesday to fill in a huge sinkhole that opened up the previous day beneath a major road as the mayor of the city said the Fukuoka Municipal Government aims to have the road repaired and open ...